legislators attended a work session of the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly on
Senator Gary Stevens and Representative Alan Austerman were
there to accept the borough's capitol improvement "wish list." They then gave
assembly members their perspective on the "state of state government."
told assembly members that while things look better than last year when there
was a freeze on capital projects, there's still plenty of uncertainty.
(Leg Report 1 :53 "The
promise was ... to do projects.")
A different concern is on the forefront of the minds of
both lawmakers and that is the means to pay for state government in the near future.
Stevens spelled out those concerns to the assembly members.
(Leg Report 2 :56 "The oil going ... drops in value.")
shared his concerns about the situation that Alaska will face in the near future.
(Leg Report 3 :53 "and that's a ... is a
The new legislative session
begins in Juneau
on January 19th.